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Crazy Horse and Custer

the parallel lives of two American warriors

by Ambrose, Stephen E.

  • 330 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Plains
    • Subjects:
    • Crazy Horse, ca. 1842-1877,
    • Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876,
    • Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895,
    • Oglala Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
    • Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Wars

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stephen E. Ambrose ; illustrated by Kenneth Francis Dewey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.O3 A46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 486 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages486
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5184660M
      ISBN 100385096666
      LC Control Number75002852


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